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Columbia's 7 astronauts were close, diverse crew

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CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — The seven astronauts who died aboard space shuttle Columbia 10 years ago were husbands, fathers, wives and a mother. Military pilots, doctors and engineers. Born in the United States, Israel and India. "It's amazing to me how cohesive they were with the diverse backgrounds that they had," said the widow of Columbia's last commander, Evelyn Husband Thompson....